5 Quarantine Companions

Texts consumed during the 2020 pandemic cycles.

East Hampton Library. Image captured by the author, c. 2018.

A companion text is a text whose company enabled you to proceed on a path less trodden. Such texts might spark a moment of revelation in the midst of overwhelming proximity; they might share a feeling or give you resources to make sense of something that had been beyond your grasp…. [1]